Illegal Liquor Seized During Election Checkpoint: One Arrested

In a recent operation conducted by the Dhubulia Police, a significant quantity of illegal liquor was confiscated during a routine check near Jangal More Ganga Dhar para, Sondanga. ASI Samajit Khamaru, along with the police force, was assisting the Civil FST team deployed for the Parliamentary Election-2024.During the operation, a vehicle bearing registration number WB12AT8555 was flagged down and inspected. Authorities discovered 144 containers of Budweiser Magnum beer, each containing 500 ml, totaling 72 liters, along with 19 bottles of Rio Spritzer Fizzy Wine cooler, totaling 6.270 liters, stowed in the vehicle’s luggage compartment.Further investigation revealed that the vehicle belonged to Prakash Kumar Gulgulia of Vikram Vihar Bunglow No. 15, South Howrah, however, the driver, identified as Brij Kishor Chowdhury, failed to produce any valid documents pertaining to the possession of the liquor.Brij Kishor Chowdhury was subsequently arrested after confessing to transporting the liquor illegally. The police are conducting further inquiries into the matter.